Thursday, August 15, 2013

Feynman quote

I want to revive here and old habit of quoting great sentences. This one is from Richard Feynman, Nobel prize laureate in physics in 1965.
“I think it's much more interesting to live not knowing than to have answers which might be wrong. I have approximate answers and possible beliefs and different degrees of uncertainty about different things, but I am not absolutely sure of anything and there are many things I don't know anything about, such as whether it means anything to ask why we're here. I don't have to know an answer. I don't feel frightened not knowing things.”

The way he tought his ideas is remarkable and is worth spending a minut: